The Digital Media Specialist exists to support the faculty and administration with the development and implementation of innovative technology within the community. The ideal candidate has demonstrated experience in ideation and research with tangible results, possesses curious thinking, excellent problem-solving skills and an innate ability to deal with ambiguity. This position works specifically on the creation of dynamic multimedia, data-driven websites as well as web & mobile applications. The position needs the ability to take initiative and ownership, as well as work as part of a cross-functional team of UI/UX designers, web developers, graphic designers and multimedia experts.
Duties and Responsibilities:
This position requires the creative use of appropriate and innovative methods to develop effective multimedia projects (examples include both Mixed and Virtual Reality) using suitable formats and delivery mechanisms.
This position also performs the tasks of creating, developing and maintaining cross-platform applications focused on Mobile Learning, Learning Analytics, and Virtual Assistants imbued with Artificial Intelligence for use by academic and administrative departments.
The Digital Media Specialist will also be will be tasked with academic and technological investigation directed toward the acquisition of knowledge for new technologies and innovative processes in an effort to stay on the cutting edge of digital design, web development and multimedia production in higher education.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Digital Media or related field
1-3 years of experience with Digital Media and multi-platform Application technologies
An understanding of and demonstrated ability to build web and mobile cross-platform applications
Basic knowledge of A/V technologies including Virtual and Mixed Reality Equipment
Master's degree in Computer Science, Digital Media or related field
Working knowledge of Learning Analytics and Artificial Intelligence
Experience with MySQL and ability to develop in a server-side environment with good scripting skills are preferred
Ability and experience with training various skill levels on the use of digital media in teaching & learning
Administrative - AD160
General Office Environment
Seton Hall University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.
Seton Hall University is a major Catholic university. In a diverse and collaborative environment it focuses on academic and ethical development. Seton Hall students are prepared to be leaders in their professional and community lives in a global society and are challenged by outstanding faculty, an evolving technologically advanced setting and values-centered curricula.